Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Posts from November 2017

Adult Sunday School

Rodney Nicholas will lead a study and discussion for the Adult Sunday school class on December 3, 10, and 17 on Christmas at 9:00 am. The first class will be a study and comparison of the biblical account of Christmas.

Angel Tree

The names for our Angel Tree will come from Sue’s Home/Community Care Network. There will be names of ladies and children on the angels.  Please take an angel and the suggestions for the gifts will be on the back. Watch the News from the Pews for the deadline to return the gifts. Thank you.

The Lord is My Help

The food pantry is always needing protein items, such as tuna fish and other canned meats, beans, peanut butter, etc. and rely on us to help feed these people struggling with money woes. Bring your food donations to the church and place them in the shopping cart located in the Narthex. Thank you.

Silly Santa

The Silly Santa Pot Luck has been changed to the Parish Hall, on Thursday, December 14, at 11:30 am. Come join us for some fun and good food. Everyone bring a Silly Santa gift to be $10.00 or less and your favorite dish to share.  There is a sign-up sheet in the Narthex for what you plan to bring.

Bible Study

Bible study is Wednesday, November 29, at 10:00 am. Pastor Cuttino will continue the study on Acts. Please note: There will be no Bible Study for the month of December. Bible Study will resume in January.

Godly Play

Our new Sunday School program Godly Play will begin on December 3. Everyone is invited to stop by Classroom #4 this Sunday to check out the new space. We got it freshly painted and ready. It looks great! We encourage you to bring your kids or grandkids, preschool to grade 5, to experience Godly Play. This is a Montessori-inspired Sunday School…

Thanksgiving Blessings

Thanksgiving Day brings to mind the blessings in our lives that are often unnoticed: A home that surrounds us with comfort and protection. Delicious food for eating and sharing. Clothing to snuggle up in. Books and entertainment to enrich our minds. The freedom to worship. Most of all we are thankful for our family and friends, those treasured people whom make…

Pumpkin Patch – a Huge Sucess

Our net profit was $2,410.31! Special thank you to Betty Pizinski for coordinating our patch this year. Thank you Monika Stratakos, Jack Madison, Henry Harris, our youth, and the many others who helped make this a successful pumpkin patch year.

Advent

The first Sunday in Advent is December 3. Please make room in your busy schedule to worship our coming Savior and to enjoy fellowship with our church family and other Christians. Holden Evening Prayer service is Wednesday’s during Advent, December 6, 13, and 20. We will have soup and salad supper at 5:45 pm with Holden Evening Prayer service at 6:30 pm. Please sign up…

Luther’s Roofers Bingo Night

A Thrivent Project: UPDATE (Dec 10 2017):  Thank you Amy Bearson-Lundy for coordinating the Luther’s Roofer Bingo Night. A total of $2,300.00 was raised for the Christus Victor roofing fund.  On Saturday, December 2, at 7:00 pm, we will have a charity bingo night at the VFW#2132 Bingo Hall, 3801 Old Spanish Trail in Gautier, MS. There will be Bingo games…